The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 228 211 195
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 8 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 17
Average salary £34,250 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.37% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +23.88%
Java Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5557 5598 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4691 4493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South West region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Java Software Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 5 £33,500 -21.17%
Dorset -3 2 £33,500 -16.25%
Wiltshire - 1 £39,000 -
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Developer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) JUnit
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Maven
4 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
5 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) J2EE
9 3 (20.00%) MVC
9 3 (20.00%) Spring
9 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
9 3 (20.00%) Retail
10 2 (13.33%) Games
10 2 (13.33%) jQuery
10 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (13.33%) Ajax
10 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
10 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 2 (13.33%) MySQL
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JUnit
1 9 (60.00%) Maven
2 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) XSLT
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) JDBC
4 2 (13.33%) JSP
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) AIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft